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cholelithiasis

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noun cho·le·li·thi·a·sis \ˌkō-lə-li-ˈthī-ə-səs\

Definition of cholelithiasis

  1. :  production of gallstones; also :  the resulting abnormal condition



Origin of cholelithiasis

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1860


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cholelithiasis

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noun cho·le·li·thi·a·sis \ˌkō-li-lith-ˈī-ə-səs\

Medical Definition of cholelithiasis

plural cholelithiases \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  production of gallstones; also :  the resulting abnormal condition




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